The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had WPF Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 154 176 180
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +4
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 11 38 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.64% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.68% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 38 23
Median daily rate £550 £575 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £503 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £661 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £331 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £50.50
WPF Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3212 5598 5518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.57% 94.72% 94.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2600 4350 4016
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 87 96
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.71 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £31.90 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

WPF Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured WPF Developer in the job title.

WPF Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WPF Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WPF Developer across the City of London region.

WPF Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

WPF Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

WPF Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

WPF Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, WPF Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring WPF Developer in the job title.

1 39 (100.00%) C#
1 39 (100.00%) WPF
2 33 (84.62%) .NET
3 27 (69.23%) MVVM
4 25 (64.10%) Front Office
4 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (58.97%) TDD
6 21 (53.85%) Banking
7 16 (41.03%) Multithreading
8 15 (38.46%) Reactive Extensions
9 14 (35.90%) Investment Banking
10 13 (33.33%) Task Parallel Library
10 13 (33.33%) DevExpress
11 12 (30.77%) Finance
11 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
12 11 (28.21%) SQL
13 9 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (23.08%) Fixed Income
14 8 (20.51%) WinForms
14 8 (20.51%) XAML
15 7 (17.95%) Equities
15 7 (17.95%) WCF
16 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
16 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (15.38%) TeamCity
16 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
17 5 (12.82%) Java
17 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2005
17 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
17 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration

WPF Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.13%) MS Access
6 1 (2.56%) Big Data
6 1 (2.56%) MySQL
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) TeamCity
2 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.26%) MSBuild
4 3 (7.69%) NUnit
5 2 (5.13%) MSTest
General
1 25 (64.10%) Front Office
2 21 (53.85%) Banking
3 14 (35.90%) Investment Banking
4 12 (30.77%) Finance
5 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) WPF
2 33 (84.62%) .NET
3 15 (38.46%) Reactive Extensions
4 13 (33.33%) Task Parallel Library
5 8 (20.51%) WinForms
6 7 (17.95%) WCF
7 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.13%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (5.13%) WF
9 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.56%) HTML
9 1 (2.56%) HTML5
9 1 (2.56%) JMS
9 1 (2.56%) LINQ
9 1 (2.56%) Rendezvous
9 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Fixed Income
1 9 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (17.95%) Equities
3 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.26%) Derivative
3 4 (10.26%) Swaptions
4 3 (7.69%) User Experience
5 2 (5.13%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.56%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (2.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) MVVM
2 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (58.97%) TDD
4 16 (41.03%) Multithreading
5 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 5 (12.82%) BDD
6 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.26%) DevOps
7 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.26%) Workflow
8 3 (7.69%) Front End Development
8 3 (7.69%) MVC
8 3 (7.69%) UML
9 2 (5.13%) CRM
9 2 (5.13%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (5.13%) ERP
9 2 (5.13%) Low Latency
9 2 (5.13%) SOLID
9 2 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (28.21%) SQL
3 8 (20.51%) XAML
4 5 (12.82%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) C++
5 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.13%) PHP
5 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) DevExpress
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) Sybase
3 1 (2.56%) ION Trading
3 1 (2.56%) Teradata
3 1 (2.56%) TIBCO